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CLIALO

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA                               
1230 AM CST WED JAN 3 2018


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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR JANUARY 2 2018...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1895 TO 2018


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST     
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR     
                                                  NORMAL             
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TEMPERATURE (F)                                                     
 YESTERDAY                                                           
  MAXIMUM         15   1159 PM  50    1998  27    -12       34       
  MINIMUM        -21R   357 AM -20    2010  10    -31       31       
  AVERAGE         -3                        19    -22       33      
                                                                     
PRECIPITATION (IN)                                                   
  YESTERDAY        0.01          0.99 1966   0.03  -0.02     0.50    
  MONTH TO DATE    0.01                      0.06  -0.05     0.50    
  SINCE DEC 1      0.47                      1.26  -0.79     2.37    
  SINCE JAN 1      0.01                      0.06  -0.05     0.50    
                                                                     
SNOWFALL (IN)                                                        
  YESTERDAY        0.2           9.2  1999   0.2    0.0      0.0     
  MONTH TO DATE    0.2                       0.5   -0.3      0.0     
  SINCE DEC 1      7.9                      10.4   -2.5     10.5     
  SINCE JUL 1      7.9                      13.8   -5.9     10.5     
  SNOW DEPTH       5                                                 
                                                                     
DEGREE DAYS                                                          
 HEATING                                                             
  YESTERDAY       68                        46     22       32       
  MONTH TO DATE  145                        92     53       71       
  SINCE DEC 1   1475                      1420     55     1394       
  SINCE JUL 1   2866                      2903    -37     2383       
                                                                     
 COOLING                                                             
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0       
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0       
  SINCE DEC 1      0                         0      0        0       
  SINCE JAN 1      0                         0      0        0       
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WIND (MPH)                                                           
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    23   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SW (230)      
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    31   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SW (210)      
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    10.5                                         

                                                                     
SKY COVER                                                            
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM                                              
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.2                                              

                                                                     
WEATHER CONDITIONS                                                  
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.                        
  LIGHT SNOW                                                         
  FOG                                                                
  HAZE                                                               

                                                                     
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)                                          
 HIGHEST    84          1000 PM                                     
 LOWEST     56          1100 AM                                     
 AVERAGE    70                                                       

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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR                    
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   27        51      2007                    
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   10       -21      2014                    
                                             1904                    

                                                                     
SUNRISE AND SUNSET                                                   
JANUARY  3 2018.......SUNRISE   740 AM CST   SUNSET   449 PM CST   
JANUARY  4 2018.......SUNRISE   739 AM CST   SUNSET   450 PM CST   

                                                                    
-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.                                      
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.                                
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.                                       
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.                                          

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